Article - 12 Apr 2002
Vickers is one of the most popular hardness testing techniques. It is a form of microhardness that uses a square pyramid diamond indenter and is suitable for a wide range of materials. Unlike other...
Article - 6 Feb 2020
Minerals come in a variety of forms and have many uses, some being valuable jewels but others being used chiefly as abrasives.
Article - 18 Aug 2004
During manufacture and assembly of products, there is a wide range of testing and inspection carried out to ensure the materials and items satisfy their specifications.
Article - 11 Jul 2017
This article highlights Vickers testing of welded components and how its also been applied to mapping of materials. Indentation mapping relates to the ability to map out variations
Article - 20 Sep 2005
Two ã-TiAl alloys, Ti-47 at%Al-2 at%Nb-2 at%Cr(MJ12) and Ti-47 at%Al-2 at%Nb- 2 at%Mn+0.8 at%TiB2 (MJ47), have been modified in a nitrogen-ion plasma. Hardness and wear resistance were evaluated and...
Article - 13 Feb 2002
Titanium can be fabricated in much the same way as stainless steel and nickel-based alloys provided allowances are made for its properties. Some operations covered include welding, resistance welding,...
Article - 5 Oct 2021
In this article, Bettersize Instruments discusses how to utilize their Bettersizer ST for the laser diffraction particle size analysis for the quality control of silicon carbide abrasive grains.
Article - 28 Mar 2022
Learn more about the latest iteration for improving conventional hardness testing by Tinius Olsen.
Article - 16 Feb 2018
In this interview, John LeCoche talks about the importance of this and how Clemex provides solutions for this.
Article - 14 Feb 2014
AZoM talks to Richard Wismer, Sales Manager of Newage Testing Instruments, about the new MT91 Microhardness Testing System.